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Pessia Lichaw, Israeli Artist. Member Art Student League (Merit scholarship 1971), National Association Women Artists (Memorial award 1984), Artist Network Great Neck (First Place award 1992).

Background

Lichaw, Pessia was born on April 15, 1945 in Laontouka, Russia. Daughter of Joseph and Klara Shinizki. came to the United States, 1973.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, Technion, Tel Aviv, 1967; Master of Fine Arts, Betzalel, Jerusalem, 1970; postgraduate, Art Student League, New York City, 1980.

Career

Architect, Ben Nun and Bukofzer, Tel Aviv, 1967-1968; architect, Issac Blatt, Jerusalem, 1968-1973; architect, Lev Zetlin Company. New York City, 1973-1975; artist, Pessia Uniques, New York City, since 1976. Numerous private collections and juried shows.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Solo and group exhibits include Artful Framer Gallery, Honolulu, 1990, National Association Women Artists, New York City, 1992, Texas Women's University, Denton, 1979, Nassau Community College, Long Island, 1980, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1980, Friends Academy, Long Island, 1980, Queens Museum, New York, 1982, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1982, Purchase, 1983, Bergen Community Museum, New Jersey, 1983, Lever House, New York, 1984, Gallery Show, Tokyo, 1985, Nora Gallery, Great Neck, New York, 1986, Chasen Gallery, South Orange, New Jersey, 1988, Joan-Joseph Gallery, Connecticut, 1989.

Membership

Member Art Student League (Merit scholarship 1971), National Association Women Artists (Memorial award 1984), Artist Network Great Neck (First Place award 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, photography.

Connections

Married Richard Lichaw, July 8, 1976. Children: Donna, Daniel.

father:
Joseph Shinizki

mother:
Klara Shinizki

spouse:
Richard Lichaw

children:
Daniel Lichaw

Donna Lichaw